Red Blend, 2015






Brumont 'La Gascogne 2015 Tannat/Merlot


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The wine's story

It’s not easy being Alain Brumont. Getting by on five hours sleep a night, for one thing – but that’s all this restless, hyperactive obsessive claims he needs.
Restless in the small hours a few year... read more

Sommelier notes

So we're in the deep south-west of France here, with a variety that really doesn't get the attention it deserves.

Tannat is found planted in a few regions in this neck of the woods, and always produ... read more

Food pairings

Tannat is a somewhat rustic wine, with some grippy tannin. Thus it needs to be softened by the right dishes, especially those containing delicious fat! This wine works wonderfully with rich dishes ... read more

More Info

Cellar Period: 10-20 years - Built for the cellar! If you drink it today, decant or open ahead of time.

Alcohol Level: 13.50%

    • Pairings
    • Red Meat
    • Grilled Meat
    • Sirloin Steak
    • French Cuisine
    • Beef Stews
    • Production Methods
    • Alcoholic Fermentation
    • Tastes
    • Bitter
    • Rich
    • Earthy
    • Unique
    • Seasons
    • Cooler Months
    • Moods
    • You'll know when
    • Mood for something different
    • Oak
    • No